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Category: Lifelong Learning

What's in the Box - Narooma Highschool

First stop on my way south to the Bermagui Bioblitz was Narooma Highschool to talk about the Catchments: Water for Living box.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 27 Mar 2012

Fashion Less Waste in the classroom

Have you thought about the classroom potential of Fashion Less Waste, the Museum's fashion design competition?

By: Jane Johnston, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 08 Mar 2012

Alight at night: Why office buildings keep their lights on at night

  In a day and age when saving energy is of high importance, there must be a valuable explanation for why office buildings keep their lights on at night.

By: Isabelle Kingsley, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 16 Feb 2012

What's in the Box - Are you ready for 2012?

With 300 boxes booked already, 2012 is shaping up to be a very busy year.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 13 Feb 2012

Liquid gold: save urine, save the planet?

Ancient cultures, from Greece to Asia, have used urine as a fertiliser to provide nutrients to their crops. Is recycling our urine a radical solution to global food security and saving our waterways?

By: Isabelle Kingsley, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 01 Feb 2012

Video Conferencing - What's new for 2012?

We're having a great time delivering video conferences to schools. 2012 will be our biggest year with 130 events for 10,000 students.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 16 Jan 2012

2012 update

The Museum 2 You display is rapidly coming together and we look forward to seeing the display in regional NSW by May this year.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 04 Jan 2012

What's in the Box - 2011 wrap up

2011 has been a great year for Museum in a Box®. Over 550 boxes were sent out to schools and community groups across NSW and beyond.

By: Karen Player, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 30 Dec 2011

Wave Energy Technology: Greek sea goddess CETO to the rescue

Named after a Greek sea goddess, CETO is a wave energy technology that converts ocean swells into zero-emission electricity and zero-emission desalinated freshwater.

By: Isabelle Kingsley, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 29 Dec 2011

Geosequestration: Sweeping CO2 under the rug?

Is pumping carbon dioxide into the ground a novel solution to reducing greenhouse gases leading to climate change or is it just sweeping the problem under the rug?

By: Isabelle Kingsley, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 07 Dec 2011